Educational Performances

Take a field trip to experience a live, professional ballet performance tailored just for students. Students will visit the Patricia McBride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance, Belk Theater or Knight Theater in uptown Charlotte for a daytime educational version of a main-stage contemporary or storybook ballet production. Teachers will receive a complimentary online multimedia study guide to engage students prior to attending the performance and students have the opportunity to ask the professional dancers questions during a live Q&A.

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Nutcracker

December 12, 2018, 10 AM/Belk Theater

December 14, 2018, 10 AM/Belk Theater

Call 704.414.2774 to purchase tickets.

$10 per person when paid in full by October 1.

Appropriate for Grades K-12

Enjoy Charlotte’s favorite holiday tradition – Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s Nutcracker. This holiday spectacular is complete with extravagant sets and costumes and the treasured music of Tchaikovsky.

Program addresses: NC Essential Standards in Dance, Music, Science and Social Studies. Additionally, this program addresses Common Core Standards in English Language Arts.

Cost: $15 per person, $10 for CMS Title I schools. Deadline for reservations is November 25.

Innovative Works

January 31, 2019, 10:30 AM/Center for Dance

February 7, 2019, 10:30 AM/Center for Dance

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Appropriate for Grades 3-College

Students and teachers are invited to Charlotte Ballet’s home, the Patricia McBride & Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux Center for Dance, for an intimate view of the dancers’ athleticism and skill. The works of William Shakespeare come to life at Innovative Works through a creative collaboration with UNC Charlotte.

Program addresses: NC Essential Standards in Dance, Music, Visual Arts, Theater Arts and Social Studies. Additionally, this program addresses Common Core Standards in English Language Arts.

Cost: $10 per person, $7 for CMS Title I schools. Deadline for reservations is January 11.

Peter Pan

March 13, 2018, 10 AM/Knight Theater

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Appropriate for Grades K-12

Let your imagination take flight on a spectacular journey to Neverland! Jean-Pierre Bonnefoux’s gravity-defying Peter Pan promises high-flying adventure, extravagant sets and costumes, and marvelous dance for an experience you’ll never, never forget.

Program addresses: NC Essential Standards in Dance, Music, Science and Technology, and Social Studies. Additionally, this program addresses Common Core Standards in English Language Arts and Math.

Cost: $10 per person, $7 for CMS Title I schools. Deadline for reservations is February 27.

 

Please note a minimum of five tickets must be purchased per group.